Sensors Overview

Note: This section describes the new Tenable.io interface. For information about the classic interface, see Scanners (Classic Interface). For information about navigating the new interface, see Navigate Tenable.io (New Interface).

Tenable.io supports the following sensor types:

  • Tenable-provided regional cloud sensors. For more information, see Cloud Sensors.
  • Manually configured linked sensors (Nessus scanners, NNM instances, Web Application Scanning sensors, and Nessus Agents). For more information, see Linked Sensors.